The Philomath Frolic & Rodeo Queen serves as an ambassador of the rodeo and the entire Philomath community as she travels throughout the the State and participates in events around town. The queen term is from January 1 through December 31, and the next year’s queen is selected during the rodeo in July.
Rylee Henderer is proud to represent the Philomath Frolic & Rodeo this year as your 2018 Miss Philomath Frolic & Rodeo. Rylee is the 22-year-old daughter of Dave and Shelley Henderer, born and raised right here in Philomath, OR. She is the oldest of three, and has a brother, Caleb, and a sister, Olivia. Rylee graduated from Philomath High School in 2013. She was a member of the OHSET team, qualifying for the state meet all four years of high school, and was on the forestry team as well, placing at state all four years. Rylee hasn’t gone far from working with her hands, as she is a carpenter’s apprentice for the family business. In the bits of spare time she has, she is usually found working her two horses, Drifter and Bob, or out hiking with her dog Maya. With a love of rodeo, agriculture, and people, Rylee enjoys representing the Philomath Frolic & Rodeo.